temple emanu-el
top border
Torah Commentary Blog

Parashat Va-et'chanan (August 4, 2012)
by Saul Kaiserman

AS IT WAS for the entire generation liberated from slavery in Egypt, Moses was punished for his lack of faith in God to never see Israel for himself. In this week’s Torah portion, Va-et’chanan, Moses pleads with God to let him cross the Jordan River and see the Promised Land. With no room for further argument, God says, “Absolutely not.”

Continue reading Saul’s commentary »

NOTE: You must be logged in to post a comment. Log in now »

Back to Blog
photo of temple
One East 65th St., New York, New York 10065. Phone  212-744-1400
One East 65th Street, New York, NY 10065    (212) 744-1400 horizontal rule Member Log In | Calendar | Site Map | Contact Us | Text Size [+] [-]